High End build HELP!!! for Heavy Photoshop/multimidia and gaming! Tags: Build Photoshop Gaming Systems Product Last response: August 8, 2011 7:20 PM in Systems Share Jahbu August 8, 2011 2:47:50 PM Please HELP me! I need to build a high end PC for heavy Photoshop/ Corel Painter work as well as hardcore gaming. My budget is $3500us. I want a rig that will last a long while. The only thing I ask is that you please build using the Corsair 800 D case. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... One other thing...I notice that AMD is on the verge of release there new "Bulldozer" cpus. Do you think I should wait for those or build now. Approximate Purchase Date: this Fall Budget Range: $3500 System Usage from Most to Least Important: heavy Photoshop/ Corel Painter work as well as hardcore gaming Parts Not Required: keyboard, mouse, monitor, speakers, OS Preferred Website(s) for Parts: newegg.com Country of Origin: USA Parts Preferences: Nvidia for graphics cards Overclocking: Yes SLI or Crossfire: Yes possibly 3 way SLI Monitor Resolution: 21 inch Cintiq, gaming on 47inch Sony Bravia 1080p HDTV. Additional Comments: I would like a PC that will Max out games for the next 3-4 years. More about : high end build heavy photoshop multimidia gaming r0aringdrag0n August 8, 2011 3:22:31 PM Please fill this out: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... And I would recommend the i7 2600k, and not the Bulldozer because we really don't know if the Bulldozer will be any good Edit: I would also spend less on the case and more for the components...thats me though m 0 l nd_hunter August 8, 2011 7:20:09 PM Ok, I'll bite. CPU: Intel Core i7-2600k Mobo: Gigabyte Z68X-UD7 http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... $644.98, $9.48 shipping CPU Cooler: Noctua NH-D14 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $89.99, free shipping RAM: 16GB G.Skill Ripjaws X 1333MHz C7 1.5v http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $149.99, free shipping GPU: 2x MSI N580GTX Twin Frozr II/OC http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $989.98, free shipping SSD: 256GB Crucial M4 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $419.99, free shipping HDD: 1TB Samsung Spinpoint F3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $49.99, free shipping Optical: Lite-On 22x SATA DVD Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $22.99, free shipping PSU: Corsair AX1200 80+ Gold http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $279.99, $5.99 shipping Case: Corsair 800D http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... $279.99 ($20 MIR available), $19.99 shipping TOTAL: $2963.35 shipped m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest Processor For both editing heavy video & high end gaming Forum SolvedHigh End Intel gaming PC build (I5 4690+gtx 770) Need thoughts and help Forum SolvedHigh End Gaming PC need help with sytem build. Forum SolvedHelp With New High End Custom Gaming PC Build Budget <= 3600$ Forum SolvedHigh End Gaming PC Build Help Forum SolvedNeed help to get my first high end spec PC build for gaming / music production Forum SolvedNeed help to get my first high end spec build PC for gaming / music production Forum Looking for a high end laptop ($1800-2200 budget) for heavy compute + moderate gaming Forum SolvedNeed help on building first high-end gaming pc Forum SolvedLooking for someone to help me build a nice high end gaming PC with a max budget of 800 - 1000 dollars. Forum New High End Gaming/Editing Build Help Forum [Build me a Build] High-End Multitasker Machine [Video Editing Heavy] Forum SolvedBuilding a new high-end gaming PC, NEED HELP!! Forum SolvedI need some help building a high-end Gaming PC For bf4 Forum SolvedHelp needed with upgrading/building high end gaming rig Forum Building a High End Gaming PC (Need Help) Forum SolvedHelp building my first High-end gaming computer Forum SolvedBuilding a high-end gaming pc using 2011 socket with about $3000 max, need motherboard, ram and cpu help. Forum Help a noob build a decent-high end gaming PC Forum Help on High End Custom Gaming PC Build - Constructive Criticism Welcome! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !